Definitions for apparently
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word apparently
apparently, seemingly, ostensibly, on the face of it(adverb)
from appearances alone
"irrigation often produces bumper crops from apparently desert land"; "the child is seemingly healthy but the doctor is concerned"; "had been ostensibly frank as to his purpose while really concealing it"-Thomas Hardy; "on the face of it the problem seems minor"
obviously, evidently, manifestly, patently, apparently, plainly, plain(adverb)
unmistakably (`plain' is often used informally for `plainly')
"the answer is obviously wrong"; "she was in bed and evidently in great pain"; "he was manifestly too important to leave off the guest list"; "it is all patently nonsense"; "she has apparently been living here for some time"; "I thought he owned the property, but apparently not"; "You are plainly wrong"; "he is plain stubborn"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
apparently(adverb)əˈpær ənt, əˈpɛər-
according to what people say
Apparently, they're getting divorced.
apparentlyəˈpær ənt, əˈpɛər-
seeming to be true
an attack that was apparently well-planned
Plainly; clearly; manifestly; evidently.
Seemingly; in appearance only.
A man may be apparently friendly, yet malicious in heart.
According to what the speaker has read or been told.
Apparently you are quite a good dancer.
plainly; clearly; manifestly; evidently
seemingly; in appearance; as, a man may be apparently friendly, yet malicious in heart
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'apparently' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1399
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'apparently' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1034
Rank popularity for the word 'apparently' in Adverbs Frequency: #123
Translations for apparently
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
it seems that; I hear that
Apparently he is not feeling well.
- كَما يَبْدوArabic
- aparentementePortuguese (BR)
- zdá se, zjevněCzech
- por lo visto, al parecerSpanish
- ظاهراً؛ از قرار معلومFarsi
- כְּפִי הַנִראֶהHebrew
- að því er virðistIcelandic
- naar het schijntDutch
- tilsynelatende, tydeligvisNorwegian
- ظاهراً؛ از قرار معلومPersian
- په څرګند ډولPashto
- se pare (că)Romanian
- ชัดเจน; ชัดแจ้งThai
- galiba, herhâlde, görünüşe bakılırsaTurkish
- 似乎，聽說Chinese (Trad.)
- мабуть, напевнеUkrainian
- ظاہری طور پرUrdu
- hình nhưVietnamese
- 明显地，似乎Chinese (Simp.)
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